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Department of Health and Human Services

Tapping Obesity Energy Reserve (TOER) Initiative

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Tapping Obesity Energy Reserve (TOER) is one initiative that contributes to solutions for two national issues--(1) the need for alternative energy solutions and (2) solutions to reduce obesity (like Let's Move). The genesis of the idea is to fund (with money otherwise spent on health care costs related to obesity) research, development, and incentivize production of home pedal power technology--like the bicycle powered... more »

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Department of Energy

Tapping Obesity Energy Reserve (TOER) Initiative

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Tapping Obesity Energy Reserve (TOER) is one initiative that contributes to solutions for two national issues--(1) the need for alternative energy solutions and (2) solutions to reduce obesity (like Let's Move). The genesis of the idea is to fund (with money otherwise spent on health care costs related to obesity) research, development, and incentivize production of home pedal power technology--like the bicycle powered... more »

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Legislative Branch

Fuel Savings

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I think all government agencies should be supplied with either electric cars or hybrids. Most government vehicles I see today are vehicles that would get maybe 25 miles per gallon but with a hybrid they could get up to 50 mpg. Imagine the money saved if you cut the gasoline bill in half for the whole government.Millions!!!!

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